Senior Software Engineer, Backend (Search Platform)

 Published 9 days ago
 €71,700 to €107,500
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The Search Platform team builds and maintains a platform for organized, consistent and relevant search results to consumers. The goal of the team is to allow for reliable access to the Affirm marketplace and monitoring capabilities, as well as expand their servicing capabilities through high quality tooling and useful, delightful features. You will work cross-functionally with product and engineering teams to support the growth of the company by launching new features and capabilities.

We are looking for a highly motivated software engineer to join us and help fulfill our vision. The work will be challenging due to the speed at which the market is growing, and the work involved will directly impact the growth trajectory of the merchant network.

We are only just getting started! Come join us as we build a beloved, lasting financial services brand predicated on honesty and trust. It’s going to be an amazing ride!

What You'll Do

  • Work with product managers and tech leads to develop features to support product and platform initiatives.

  • Consistently generate simple and sophisticated designs, and write high-quality code that can be easily understood and used by others.

  • Build relationships with people across engineering and other organizations for the design, implementation, roll-out and maintenance of projects.

  • Improve the current platform's extensibility, performance and usability to support rapid global deployment, scaling and expansion.

  • Actively participate in making your team and workplace an inclusive environment for people from all backgrounds.

  • Collaborate with team members on an on-call rotation basis, as it is required, to ensure seamless support and maintenance of the platform, contributing to its reliability and continuous improvement.

What We Look For:

  • 4-6 years proven experience as a software engineer

  • Proficiency in Python or Kotlin/Java is a must. Proficiency in object-oriented and dynamically typed languages.

  • Ability to synthesize complex business, product, and technical requirements to consistently produce high quality system designs and software

  • Ability to collaborate with your team in a fast-paced environment

  • Familiarity with deployment and automated testing frameworks, including experience with AWS services, such as EC2, S3, and RDS, as well as search services like OpenSearch, and container orchestration platforms like Kubernetes

  • Prior experience architecting, building, launching and maintaining complex systems

Compensation & Benefits

Pay Grade - ESP30

Employees new to Affirm or promoted into a new role, typically begin in the min to mid range. 

ESP base pay range per year:

Min: €71,700
Mid: €89,600
Max: €107,500

We offer a competitive package, with some highlights listed below:

  • Flexible Spending Wallets for tech, food and lifestyle
  • Generous time off policies 
  • Away Days - wellness days to take off work and recharge
  • Learning & Development programs
  • Parental leave
  • Robust health benefits
  • Employee Resource & Community Groups

We are able to offer visa sponsorship for this role, but do require that someone is based in Spain for the role. 

Location - Remote Spain


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